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08 May, 2017, 16:06 ET Registration Open for National Association of Specialty Pharmacy's 5th Annual Meeting and Educational Conference

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP), a nonprofit organization representing all stakeholders in the specialty pharmacy industry,...


20 Mar, 2017, 15:26 ET Percentage Based DIR Fees Limit Access to Life-Saving Specialty Medications

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy and Frier Levitt, LLC explore the disparate impact that certain Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs)...


27 Feb, 2017, 07:00 ET Sheila Arquette Joins National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) as Executive Director

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP), a non-profit organization representing all stakeholders in the specialty pharmacy industry...


06 Feb, 2017, 12:25 ET National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) Launches New Members-Only App

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy™ (NASP), a 501(c)(6) trade association representing stakeholders in the specialty pharmacy industry,...


23 Jan, 2017, 17:30 ET NASP: New Report from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Illustrates the Challenges Associated with Direct and Indirect Remuneration (DIR) Fees

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) has just announced its perspective on a recently-released report about DIR from CMS, praising...


05 Jan, 2017, 07:00 ET National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) Announces Leadership Changes for 2017

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy™ (NASP™), a non-profit organization representing all stakeholders in the specialty pharmacy industry...


27 Oct, 2015, 13:37 ET Media Reports Mischaracterize Specialty Pharmacies

 The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) has released a statement to counter the mischaracterization of specialty pharmacy in...


30 Sep, 2015, 11:38 ET National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) Launches Center for Specialty Pharmacy Education

 The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy™ (NASP™) today announced the launch of the Center for Specialty Pharmacy Education...


30 Sep, 2015, 10:12 ET National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) Initiates Advisory Councils for Major Stakeholders

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy™ (NASP™) announced at its Annual Meeting in National Harbor, MD today the creation of...


30 Sep, 2015, 09:02 ET National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) Announces Leadership Changes for 2016

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy™ (NASP™) announced today that the Board of Directors has selected Burt Zweigenhaft as...


09 Jan, 2014, 17:12 ET NASP Announces 2014 EXPO at Tampa's State-of-the-Art Medical Center

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) hosts its 2014 spring meeting at the University of South Florida's Center for Advanced...


17 Oct, 2013, 11:35 ET IMS Health Report: Delays in Biosimilars Contribute to Rising Specialty Drug Costs

Biosimilar medications, which could have provided relief to the health care system as early as this year, have been delayed and now the demand for...


26 Sep, 2013, 10:17 ET National Association of Specialty Pharmacy™ (NASP™) Launches Nationwide Project to Develop Pharmacy Practice Parameters for Specialty Pharmacy Therapeutic Categories

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy™ (NASP™) announced today a nationwide, collaborative project to develop pharmacy...


09 May, 2013, 12:15 ET Specialty Pharmacy Certification Board™ (SPCB™) Establishes Code of Conduct, Eligibility Requirements and Fees for Certified Specialty Pharmacist™ (CSP™) Program

The Specialty Pharmacy Certification Board™ (SPCB™) announced today that it has established essential policies for the Certified...


13 Dec, 2012, 21:28 ET National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) and the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) Collaborate to Support all Specialty Pharmacy Stakeholders by hosting the Inaugural AMCP/NASP Specialty Pharmacy Conference

The National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP) and the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) announced today they will collaborate to...